St John's College


Appointed to Council in February 2013; Chairman since January 2014

Dr Jon Patricios is a sports and exercise medicine physician and Associate Professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences, Wits University.

He is the founder and Director of Sports Concussion South Africa, serves on the Advisory Board of the University of Washington, Seattle Sports Health and Safety Institute and the medical advisory panels of World Rugby and SA Rugby.

He holds honorary positions at the Universities of the Witwatersrand and Pretoria, is a senior associate editor of the British Journal of Sports Medicine and has served two terms as president of the South African Sports Medicine Association (SASMA).

Jon has served on the medical committee of Cricket South Africa and has been a member of tribunals for the South African Institute of Drug Free Sport.